Monday fastened expenses for hiring numerous forms of ambulances
amid complaints that sufferers and their family have been being
In a notification, the Commerce and Transport
Division stated that any deviation from the fastened cost will
be punishable beneath the legislation.
As per the notification, small ambulances corresponding to
Maruti Omni, Tata Magic and Maruti Eco will cost Rs 750 up
to 10 km.
Small ambulances with fundamental life assist services
will cost Rs 1,000 as much as the identical distance. These sorts of
ambulances will cost Rs 30 per further km thereafter.
Medium class ambulances corresponding to Mahindra Bolero
will cost Rs 1,000 as much as 10 km. These with fundamental life
assist services on this class will cost Rs 1,500 as much as
the identical distance. These sorts of ambulances will cost Rs 50
per further km thereafter.
Giant ambulances corresponding to Tata Winger, Pressure Traveller
and Tata 407 will cost Rs 1,250 as much as 10 km. These
ambulances with fundamental life assist system services will
cost Rs 2,000 as much as the identical distance and Rs 50 per km
The costs shall be revised every now and then, based mostly
on modifications in gasoline costs within the state, the notification stated.
The choice comes amid complaints that ambulances
have been charging sufferers 1000’s of rupees for brief distances
and exploiting them throughout emergency. PTI AAM
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